BNSF Outreach Activity for High School Students: Nanoengineering Track

By Gurpreet Singh

Kansas State University

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Outreach activity for high school students: Nanoengineering track (Kansas State University).

Purpose: To encourage diverse young people to pursue careers in engineering and help them understand how engineers improve people's lives and make the world a better place.

Event supported by BNSF


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